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2021-10-13: Finished listening to: A Great and Terrible King: Edward I and the Forging of Britain by Marc …

2021-10-12: πŸ“· October Photo Challenge Day 12: Legend

2021-10-12: “Don’t break the chain!” – Jerry Seinfeld, on writing every day πŸ“

2021-10-11: πŸ“· October Photo Challenge Day 11: Hygge. “Dinner over, we produced a bundle of pens, a …

2021-10-10: πŸ“· October Photo Challenge Day 10: Bridges. Still unpainted, a bridge I made with plaster bricks cast …

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2021-10-09: πŸ“· October Photo Challenge Day 9: Safe. The Lamy Safari is kept safe inside its box because it …

2021-10-07: πŸ“· October Photo Challenge Day 7: Spice. Spice cookies on pirate plate.

2021-10-07: "You don't seem to be worrying too much about what will happen." "If I worry, will the future …

2021-10-06: πŸ“· October Photo Challenge Day 6: Street

2021-10-05: πŸ“· October Photo Challenge Day 5: Toy. Once we’re past a certain age, we’re made to call them …

2021-10-05: Finished reading: Smiley’s People: A George Smiley Novel (George Smiley Novels Book 7) by John …

2021-10-04: πŸ“· October Photo Challenge Day 4: Sharp. And sharpened.

2021-10-03: πŸ“· October Photo Challenge Day 3: Majority

2021-10-02: πŸ“· October Photo Challenge Day 2: Dark

2021-10-02: Currently listening to: On the Nature of Things by Lucretius. Read by Hugh Ross. 🎧 πŸ“š (Audible) Ross, …

2021-10-01: “A shock of hair.” “A mop of hair.” Avoid clichΓ©, which in itself is a …

2021-09-28: Obligatory photo of a sidewalk with the text disguised as chalk art. The mug of coffee is drawn in …

2021-09-28: Obligatory photo of the bark of a tree scratched with a twig. Because not everyone owns a laptop. …

2021-09-28: Twsbi Eco-T Coral stub nib with Oster Thunderstorm. Storms at sea. πŸ–‹οΈ

2021-09-28: Time for Second Coffee. β˜•οΈ

2021-09-27: “Being around humans is a drain on my logic circuits.” – Rem, …

2021-09-26: Oh, my … Ravens! 🏈 πŸŸͺ Longest field goal in NFL history.

2021-09-26: Finished listening to: Cannery Row (Classic, 20th-Century, Penguin) by John Steinbeck. Read by Jerry …

2021-09-25: Finished watching: “Dark Shadows,” Collection 5. πŸ“Ί πŸ‘» Still good, and now there are two …

2021-09-23: All the times I should have used the I Ching.

2021-09-23: Currently re-reading after several decades but stuck halfway through: Logan’s Run: Vintage …

2021-09-23: Finished reading: In Plain Sight: An investigation into UFOs and impossible science by Ross …

2021-09-20: Watched Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade. 🎟 🍿 When Sean Connery and Denholm Elliot’s …

2021-09-19: At first I thought the Windows sign-in screen said, “Did you know your PC can read you?” …

2021-09-19: Currently listening to: A Great and Terrible King: Edward I and the Forging of Britain by Marc …

2021-09-18: The Signal Station (Taken 2012)

2021-09-15: “Dark Shadows” candle check-in, halfway through Collection 5: all the candles. πŸ“Ί πŸ‘» …

2021-09-15: Finished listening to: How the Medici Shaped the Renaissance. 🎧 πŸ“š Concise, clear information. One of …

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2021-09-10: Obligatory photo of a mug of coffee next to a laptop, with a pen somewhere.

2021-09-10: Finished listening to: Princes of the Renaissance: The Hidden Power Behind an Artistic Revolution by …

2021-09-06: Use a pencil, he said. Use a pencil. I am, sir. I am. And Beethoven used carpenters’ pencils, …

2021-09-06: Finished listening to: The Fall of Carthage (Cassell Military Paperbacks) by Adrian Goldsworthy. …

2021-09-05: Finished watching “Dark Shadows,” Collection 4. πŸ“Ί πŸ‘» In an interview on one of the discs, …

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2021-09-01: Watched Juggernaut for the zillionth time. A classic thriller and not as recognized as it should be. …

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2021-08-29: Finished listening to: Macbeth. 🎧 πŸ“š A good production. Hugh Ross as Macbeth was very good. And heard …

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2021-08-26: Another Musgrave order will have to be in the works. They just announced the Tennessee Round. ✏

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2021-08-26: Barnabas offering a glass of Amontillado to Peter in the old house is a nice touch. (Rewatching some …

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2021-08-23: Finished watching: “The Last Ship,” season 1. πŸ“Ί Good and moving on to season 2. …

2021-08-23: Steampunk sprouts with the approach of fall.

2021-08-22: Do as much in camera as you can. It will save time later in the darkroom. πŸ“

2021-08-21: And were the blue candles left over from when the show was in black and white, because they …

2021-08-20: Currently reading: Smiley’s People: A George Smiley Novel by John le CarrΓ© πŸ“š

2021-08-20: Currently listening to: Princes of the Renaissance: The Hidden Power Behind an Artistic Revolution …

2021-08-19: More than pleased to discover that theΒ e-book ISBN for Logan’s Run contains the numbers …

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2021-08-13: “It’s really important to keep in mind who you are now because people are always …

2021-08-12: “The demands on a Vulcan’s character are extraordinarily difficult. Do not mistake …

2021-08-11: Recently listened to this fantastic performance of Beowulf by Julian Glover. He even breaks out into …

2021-08-10: In many cases you don’t need an actual rock on the stage. Just a sign that says …

2021-08-09: Musgrave Pencil Co. order. ✏️

2021-08-09: There used to be more xylophone and zither.

2021-08-08: Finished watching: “Dark Shadows,” Collection 2, discs 2 and 3. πŸ“ΊπŸ‘» (I’ve seen …

2021-08-06: Finished watching: “Dark Shadows,” Collection 2, disc 1. πŸ“Ί πŸ‘»

2021-08-06: Currently listening to: The Fall of Carthage (Cassell Military Paperbacks) by Adrian Goldsworthy 🎧 πŸ“š

2021-08-04: J.M.W. Turner, “Sunrise With Sea Monsters” (unfinished, ca. 1845)